Max Railton is an analyst at Critical Resource primarily focussed on business development in the energy sector. Prior to joining the company, he completed an MSc in African Politics at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) where his research focussed on poaching, security and the state in Southern Africa. Max also holds a BA in Ancient History from the University of Bristol.
Prior to his masters, Max worked as a business support associate for an international development consultancy supporting SME’s in Uganda. He has also worked in the beverage industry, launching new products to market for an innovative start-up drinks company.